Property and Casualty Insurance Equity Movers and Shakers -- American Intl. Group, The Hartford Financial Services Group, XL Group, First American Financial, and W.R. Berkley

Jul 30, 2015, 09:05 ET from www.equityresearchinstitute.com

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Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: American International Group Inc. (NYSE: AIG), The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. (NYSE: HIG), XL Group PLC (NYSE: XL), First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), and W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB). Free research report on American Intl. Group can be accessed at https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=AIG On Wednesday, July 29, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,111.73, up 0.44%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.69%, to finish the day at 17,751.39, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,108.57, up 0.73%. The gains were broad based as eight out of nine sectors ended the session in positive. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.  

On Wednesday, shares in American International Group Inc. ended the session 1.38% higher at $64.54. The stock reported a trading volume of 6.19 million shares, below its three months average volume of 7.24 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 11.01. American International Group Inc.'s shares have advanced 4.79% in the last one month, 14.17% in the previous three months and 15.73% on YTD basis. The stock is trading 4.52% above its 50-day moving average and 14.98% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of American International Group Inc. have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 64.10. Sign up and read the free notes on AIG at:

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The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.'s stock advanced 1.75%, to close the day at $47.67. The stock recorded a trading volume of 4.10 million shares, above its three months average volume of 3.25 million shares. Over the last one month and over the past three months, The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.'s shares have gained 15.54% and 15.73%, respectively. Furthermore, the stock has advanced 15.35% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading 16.02% above their 200-day moving average. Additionally, The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 15.68 and has an RSI of 68.26. The complimentary notes on HIG can be downloaded in PDF format at:

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On Wednesday, shares in XL Group PLC recorded a trading volume of 3.35 million shares, higher than their three months average volume of 2.83 million shares. The stock ended the day 0.24% higher at $37.96. XL Group PLC's stock has advanced 2.43% in the last one month, 3.00% in the previous three months and 11.42% on YTD basis. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.72% and 5.87%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of XL Group PLC have an RSI of 52.90. Register for free on Equity Research Institute and access the latest research on XL at:

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First American Financial Corp.'s stock edged 0.56% higher, to close Wednesday's session at $39.74. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.68 million shares, below its three months average volume of 0.81 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, First American Financial Corp.'s shares have advanced 8.22% and 9.60%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has surged 18.91% since the start of this year. The company is trading 7.98% and 16.58% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Furthermore, First American Financial Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 14.88 and has an RSI of 65.23. The complete research on FAF is available for free at:

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W.R. Berkley Corp.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 1.61% higher at $55.69. A total of 0.46 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 0.70 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, W.R. Berkley Corp.'s shares have advanced 7.68% and 13.37%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has gained 9.14% since the beginning of 2015. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 5.90% and 10.08%, respectively. W.R. Berkley Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 12.40 and has an RSI of 57.73. Free in-depth research on WRB is available at:

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